Category Archives: Air Conditioning

Why Is My Air Conditioner Leaking Water?

Why Is My Air Conditioner Leaking Water?

Residents of tropical climates like Florida realize their air conditioning is perhaps their home’s most essential appliance. A leaking AC for Floridian homeowners could mean disaster. While leaking coming from the outside drain of your system is common, large puddles or leaks in other locations could mean bigger problems. Here are a few reasons your Read more…

10 tips for easy holiday hosting

10 Tips for Easy Holiday Hosting

Holiday hosting doesn’t have to mean endless hours of preparation. Discover a new favorite holiday tradition with one of the following 10 tips or adapt one to create your own. #1 Co-host with a friend and split the cleaning, planning and expenses. It’s a win-win! #2 Invite guests to bring their specialty side or dessert. Read more…

does closing AC vents save electricity

Does Closing AC Vents Save Electricity?

High energy bills may prompt you to seek opportunities to reduce your expenses, and closing your AC vents might seem like a sensible way to only cool, or heat, chosen areas. After all, directing the conditioned air only to the rooms in use should accomplish your home comfort goals more quickly without wasting energy on Read more…

why is there ice on my ac

Why Is There Ice on My AC?

As bizarre as it may sound, ice can accumulate on the outside of an air conditioning unit in Florida. This is never a positive sign. When the unit is running at full capacity, moisture contained in the air can rapidly freeze and condense on the grill, cooling coils, condensate lines and other parts. When ice Read more…

How AC Influenced Florida's Development

How AC Influenced Florida’s Development

The majority of Florida lies in a subtropical climate zone, making the weather hot and humid for most of the year. Summer heat often stays about 90 degrees Fahrenheit from May through October, and the humidity, which stays constant around 85 percent each day, makes it a difficult environment to live and work in for Read more…

What Falls Under an HVAC Warranty?

What Falls Under an HVAC Warranty?

Thinking of buying a new HVAC system? Whether you’re making the move from a ductless system to a central unit or replacing your old HVAC unit, it’s important to know the details of your new HVAC system’s warranty. After all, you’re making a substantial home investment and you want to know exactly what is covered Read more…